PHOTO: U-100 as it will be in Doha

Photo by Jim Simpson

Live streaming coverage includes HD cameras

The Amercian Boat Racing Association (ABRA) on Monday announced they have hired Tampa Digital Studios to produce and broadcast live the inaugural Oryx Cup UIM World Championship, Nov. 19-21 in Doha, Qatar via the hydroplane racing series’ web site,

The coverage will include multiple high definition video cameras,, interviews, and play-by-play audio provided by veteran hydroplane public address announcer Steve Montgomery for each qualification heat and the winner-take-all final. The coverage will have unlimited broadband capability, designed to grow with the number of users logging on.

Three commercial sponsors, Five Axis Industries (, Formula Boats (, and Oberto Sausage Company ( will be featured in the streaming broadcast.

More details shortly...